CMN Events

August 31st – September 3rd, 2016: St. Vincent de Paul National Assembly (Columbus, OH)

The St. Vincent de Paul Society is hosting their 2016 National Assembly to meet on social justice issues. This year’s topic is “Hear the Cry of the Poor.” When: From Wednesday, August 31st @ 8 am to Saturday, September 3rd @... MORE

September 15th, 2016: Sister Helen Speaks at MaryRuth Weir Memorial Dinner (Atlanta, GA)

September 15th, 2016: Sister Helen Speaks at MaryRuth Weir Memorial Dinner (Atlanta, GA)

Join Georgians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty at the 9th Annual MaryRuth Weir Memorial Dinner!! Sister Helen Prejean, death penalty abolitionist and author of Dead Man Walking, will be featured at the dinner. When: Thursday, September 15th @ 6:00 PM Where: Central... MORE

September 21st, 2016: Ohio Panel Speaks on the Death Penalty (Trotwood, OH)

Join the Miami Valley Chapter of Ohioans to Stop Executions, the Marianist Social Justice Collaborative, and Greater Dayton Christian Connections to discuss this question: Is the death penalty an idea whose time has passed? When: Wednesday September 21st, 2016 Where:... MORE

September 29th, 2016: Author Shane Claiborne Speaks About Latest Book (Austin, Texas)

Join the Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty and hear Shane Claiborne discuss his latest book, Executing Grace. Where: University United Methodist Church (2409 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX) When: Thursday, September 29th @ 7:00 PM Throughout the book, Shane offers a powerful... MORE

October 9th, 2016: Restorative Justice Event (Derwood, MD)

What is restorative justice, and why is it important to Catholics? These questions will be answered, as Catholics Mobilizing and Pax Christi lead a discussion on how restorative justice presents a better alternative for our criminal justice system. Participants will... MORE

October 14th, 2016: Sister Helen Prejean Speaks at Respect Life Conference (Winter Park, FL)

Join Floridians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty and hear Sister Helen Prejean speak on her Florida Tour! Where: Winter Park @ State Respect Life Conference – St.s. Peter and Paul Church When: October 14 @ 6:00 pm Sister Helen Prejean, author... MORE

October 21st & 22nd, 2016: Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation Annual Conference (Charleston, SC)

Murder Victims’ Families for Reconciliation will host their 2016 Annual Conference on Friday, October 21st and Saturday, October 22nd. Where: Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Airport (5265 International Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418) This year’s theme will be “MVFR at 40: Still... MORE